What is another word for prehension?

93 synonyms found


[ pɹɪhˈɛnʃən], [ pɹɪhˈɛnʃən], [ p_ɹ_ɪ_h_ˈɛ_n_ʃ_ə_n]

How to use "Prehension" in context?

Prehension is the understanding and interpretation of an event, especially as it relates to the individual. It is the process of grasping an object or concept, comprehending its meaning and deciding to act on it. Prehension also refers to an individual's ability to mentally maintain ahold of something.

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